Tags self-driving cars
AV standards 'insufficient' for manufacturers, agency heads say
Autonomous vehicles need federal safety standards more stringent than an existing patchwork of inconsistent state regulations, U.S. transportation officials told the Senate Commerce Committee.
Ohio cities sign up to be autonomous-vehicle testing grounds
Columbus, Athens, Dublin and Marysville entered agreements with the state to open their roads and infrastructure to self-driving and connected cars.
Autonomous vehicles projected to make traffic worse some places, better in others
By encouraging ride-sharing services over from public transit, autonomous vehicles were found by researchers to generate various changes in traffic congestion in different regions.
Self-driving car ban bill introduced in Minnesota Senate
State legislators are reacting quickly to the death of a woman struck by a self-driving Uber test vehicle in Tempe, Arizona, earlier this month.
Autonomous vehicle lanes included in Colorado's big transportation proposal
Officials say they're not quite ready to set aside the space on state roads, but they're getting ready.
Ohio opens first connected and autonomous vehicles office
Gov. John Kasich says he wants to solidify his state's position as the "premier destination" for advanced automotive research.
Report urges cities to consider equity as they adopt emerging tech
Autonomous vehicles, cryptocurrencies, and body worn cameras each could have unintended consequences on vulnerable populations, according to new research from the National League of Cities.
Self-driving vehicles: Nevada and Texas join growing pool of states to pass laws
The two states each recently passed legislation clarifying the emerging role of a technology industry expected to grow to trillion within the next 30 years.
No occupant required: State legislation rushes self-driving vehicle tech forward
Colorado, California and Michigan are pushing out new laws and rules that are ushering in the most transformative transportation technology since the automobile itself.